Graphic novel finalists announced for the 2013 L.A. Times Book Prize


The LA Times Book Prizes are among the most distinguished to have their own comics category, and the nominees are always worth a close look. This year’s finalists have just been announced. Books are selected in a number of categories, but here are the graphic novel selections:

  • Anders Nilsen, “The End,” Fantagraphics

In addition, Gene Luen Yang’s Boxers and Saints was selected in the Young Adult Literature category.

Last year, Sammy Harkham won for Everything Together: Collected Stories. Previous winners include Carla Speed McNeill and Adam Hines.

Winners will be announced April 11 during the L.A. Times Festival of Books, April 12-13.


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